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small overlap crash test. the subaru and outlander sport were given the new top safety plus award indicating the very safest vehicles. the hyundai and kia and jeep patriot and ford escape earned "poor." >> san francisco police have busted a major shoplifting ring. they were after every-day items such as batteries. they confiscated $100,000 worth of the items. our reporter has this story you will see only here. >> this is a first. >> lieutenant sanchez showed off the cache they confiscated from this apartment in san francisco's china town neighborhood. >> we saw bags and boxes stolen property stacked up high against the wall. >> two daze of surveillance video led them to arrest this man, 62-year-old is in jail now. >> the ringleader was putting out a daily shopping list from a network of thieves and they shoplift this item by item. >> gods were stolen from c.v.s., target, safe way and wall growns and he would pay cash and re-sell them to flea market and stores. >> they are going to the smaller mom-and-pop type stores. >> police called in executives from the victims. they scanned th
May 16, 2013 11:00am PDT
. the subaru forrester and miss beneficiary she were given the new top safety pick plus award indicating the safest vehicles. the hyundai tucson and ki a and jeep patriot and ford escape earned "poor" in the tests. brace yourself we are in for a staggering powerball jackpot on saturday since no one won last night. the jackpot has skyrocketed to...$550 million. forget the number on the screen. 2, 11, 26, 34, 41. powerball: 32. three winning tickets in the bay area are worth $250,000. we each pitched in $2, didn't we ? >> it is still gray. >> still some drizzle possible the next couple of hours and here is a hadn't, you can see it right this on our bridge camera. also, a chance of a stray shower the rest of the afternoon and i will talk about the huge warming trend this week. >> an unlikely passenger hops a ride on a bus and scar as stir. >> a big announcement from david beckham regarding future >> coring santa clara, san francisco, east bay, and all the bay area. this is abc7 news. >> happening now wildlife officials are trying to capture a young mountain lion trapped downtown santa cruz.
May 16, 2013 7:00am PDT
of the 13 in this test. >> reporter: according to the iihs, the 2014 subaru forrester performed best followed by the 2013 mitsubishi outlander sport. >> i think what these tests show is that a large majority of the small suv manufacturers have a lot of work to do to improve the performance in this crash mode. >> reporter: the ford escape had the worst safety results. in a statement to cbs news ford said it takes seriously every industry development related to vehicle crash performance and is reviewing the test results. others that received a poor overall rating were the jeep patriot, the buick encore the kia sportage and the hyundai tucson. >> i think some of them are resigned to not getting the best results, but are working internally to improve it in the next generation. >> reporter: and it's important to note, most of the suvs that performed poorly have done relatively well in other types of crash tests. for "cbs this morning," chip reid, washington. >>> and the card game made famous by james bond is facing a scandal. you'll see one american that's accused of
May 16, 2013 7:00am PDT
of serious injuries. 13 vehicles were tested. but only two of them passed. the subaru for esther followed by the mitsubishi sport. the hyundai tuscon, buick encore, and the ford escort. the rest of the vehicles tested got marginal ratings. you'll find a link to the full list under web links section at ktvu.com. >> 8:24. let's talk traffic. sal's got a lot of tell you about. >> very slow day. the bart situation a lot of people got on the road instead. and we're looking at interstate 680. very slow heading sou all the way down into the san ramon area. a lot of people on the road. i keep looking to see if there's a new accident we missed. but i don't see anything. westbound 24 year the middle they did clear an accident and some people may be avoiding highway 24. i just think a lot of people are on the road. let's take a look at the bay bridge toll plaza. 30 plus minute delay into san francisco. in the south bay 101 is busy from 85. very heavy traffic. 280 and 85 are not quite as bad. on the peninsula 10 1 is slow. one of the worst freeways is 880 south from 238. more than a half hour drive.
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known as crossovers fareed poorly in a crash test. only the subaru forester was the only one of the vehicles tested to receive a good rating on a front-end crash test. natalie, back to you. >> mary thompson at the new york stock exchange, thank you. >>> well, two incredible videos caught on tape. first in philadelphia on wednesday afternoon. a stroller carrying a 14-month-old girl rolled away from the child's mother, tumbling five feet onto the elevated train tracks. the girl remained inside the toppled stroller, strapped in. her mother, as you see, jumped on to the tracks and staff halted an approaching train at a nearby station. the girl was treated at a local hospital and no charges are expected to be filed against that distracted mother. still very scary there. >>> and in rural pennsylvania, a bus driver got the shock of his life when a deer came flying through his windshield. the stunned animal scrambled around trying to leap back out the way it came. marching around on the seats. the driver kept his cool, immediately stopped the bus and opened the door letting that poor